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'Tis not a cause of small import

'Tis not a cause of small import

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: Philip Doddridge

Doddridge, Philip, D.D., was born in London, June 26, 1702. His grandfather was one of the ministers under the Commonwealth, who were ejected in 1662. His father was a London oilman. He was offered by the Duchess of Bedford an University training for ordination in the Church of England, but declined it. He entered Mr. Jennings's non-conformist seminary at Kibworth instead; preached his first sermon at Hinckley, to which Mr. Jennings had removed his academy. In 1723 he was chosen pastor at Kibworth. In 1725 he changed his residence to Market Harborough, still ministering at Kibworth. The settled work of his life as a preceptor and divine began in 1729, with his appointment to the Castle Hill Meeting at Northampton, and continued till in the… Go to person page >

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First Line: 'Tis not a cause of small import
Author: Philip Doddridge


'Tis not a cause of small import. Part of "Let Zion's watchmen all awake," p. 674, i.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)



Instances (1 - 12 of 12)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for the Church and the Choir #761Page Scan
Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d938
Gloria in Excelsis #d708
Gospel Hymns #d581
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient & modern (Abr. ed.) #486Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient and modern #923Page Scan
Our New Hymnal #93Page Scan
Our Service of Song #d268
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #1106Page Scan
The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d820
The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d935
The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #997Page Scan